Author: bethan

Top Tips for Finding a New Job

Looking for work can often feel like an intimidating task: where to start, who to talk to, how to prepare for interviews – and what needs to go on a CV these days?

The good news is there is help on hand!

Earlier this year we launched our new Job Club in partnership with Christians Against Poverty (CAP), an eight week course designed to support you along the journey to employment. With CAP we’ve put together 11 top tips we hope will help you with finding a new job that you’ll love. A special thanks to Paul Jackson (North West Area Manager) and Steve Hudson (Job Club Manager, Skipton) for sharing their top tips! If you’re currently looking for work, why not sign up for our free job club today?

Here are some top tips for finding a new job that’s right for you:

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Saying Thank You in a Covid World

By Bethan Lloyd

To quote Billy Joel, ‘the times they are a-changing’. 

It’s been a strange old year, full of highs and lows, new experiences and a sense of groundhog days. As restrictions begin to lift and the sun begins to shine, it feels like a good time to pause and take stock: to say thank you to those who’ve been our support, our bubbles, our lifelines during these past few months. 

(Of course, every day is a good day to take time to say thank you!) 

To help get your thanking juices flowing, we’ve come up with some ideas for you!

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Five Reasons to Feel Positive Today

By Bethan Lloyd

Let’s face it, we’re all feeling a bit rubbish at the moment. Living through another lockdown, homeschooling,  isolation, grief, loss, winter weather and short, dark days – these things are all taking their toll and it can be difficult sometimes to keep our spirits up and our outlook optimistic. 

Sometimes, when the challenges around us feel like mountains, we all need to be reminded there are things to be thankful for. 

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